The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 61 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 37 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.59% 1.45% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.52% 6.81% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 4
Average salary £29,750 £39,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.20% +63.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £39,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireless
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
224 235 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.75% 21.29% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 188 208 161
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,400 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Wireless
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region.

Wireless Salary Trend in Kent

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Kent

Wireless
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Westerham - 12 £24,750 -
Dartford 0 10 £37,500 -17.92%
Maidstone - 6 £42,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +22 2 £42,781 -46.52%
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless.

1 43 (67.19%) Windows
2 41 (64.06%) Firewall
3 36 (56.25%) MS Exchange
4 34 (53.13%) Active Directory
5 33 (51.56%) WAN
6 32 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (42.19%) ITIL
8 25 (39.06%) Windows 7
9 22 (34.38%) LAN
10 21 (32.81%) Cisco
11 18 (28.13%) Citrix
12 15 (23.44%) Riverbed
12 15 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (20.31%) SAN
13 13 (20.31%) VMware
14 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
14 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
14 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (17.19%) VoIP
15 11 (17.19%) Finance
16 10 (15.63%) XenApp
16 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (15.63%) HP
17 9 (14.06%) CCNP
17 9 (14.06%) MS Office
17 9 (14.06%) SharePoint
17 9 (14.06%) VLAN
17 9 (14.06%) FastStats
17 9 (14.06%) F5
17 9 (14.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (14.06%) SharePoint
4 8 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (4.69%) IIS
6 2 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.56%) Lync
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.06%) MS Office
2 9 (14.06%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) IaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (64.06%) Firewall
2 33 (51.56%) WAN
3 22 (34.38%) LAN
4 13 (20.31%) SAN
5 11 (17.19%) VoIP
6 9 (14.06%) VLAN
6 9 (14.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (9.38%) PBX
7 6 (9.38%) DHCP
7 6 (9.38%) VPN
7 6 (9.38%) NetScaler
7 6 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (7.81%) DNS
9 3 (4.69%) ADSL
9 3 (4.69%) Broadband
9 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.13%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.56%) Wireless Security
11 1 (1.56%) NAS
11 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Electronics
3 4 (6.25%) Advertising
4 3 (4.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) IT Support
2 17 (26.56%) Analyst
2 17 (26.56%) Support Analyst
2 17 (26.56%) IT Support Analyst
3 15 (23.44%) Network Engineer
4 13 (20.31%) Support Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) Administrator
7 5 (7.81%) FPGA Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Design Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Electronics Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior IT Support
9 3 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Help Desk Support
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Support Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Help Desk Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) VHDL
1 5 (7.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 43 (67.19%) Windows
2 32 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (39.06%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) ITIL
2 8 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 8 (12.50%) ETL
3 6 (9.38%) Load Balancing
4 5 (7.81%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.69%) Logistics
7 2 (3.13%) Change Management
7 2 (3.13%) Network Design
8 1 (1.56%) Time Management
8 1 (1.56%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.56%) Project Management
8 1 (1.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.81%) C
2 5 (7.81%) Assembly Language
3 3 (4.69%) SQL
3 3 (4.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (14.06%) CCNP
3 8 (12.50%) Degree
4 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (9.38%) MCSE
5 6 (9.38%) CCNA
5 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
5 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
6 5 (7.81%) MCITP
6 5 (7.81%) MCP
6 5 (7.81%) HNC
6 5 (7.81%) HND
6 5 (7.81%) A+ Certification
7 3 (4.69%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.56%) CCA
8 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.63%) XenApp
2 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.13%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.56%) vSphere
5 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.56%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 8 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Cisco
2 18 (28.13%) Citrix
3 15 (23.44%) Riverbed
4 13 (20.31%) VMware
5 10 (15.63%) HP
6 9 (14.06%) F5
6 9 (14.06%) Neolane
7 8 (12.50%) Veeam
7 8 (12.50%) ProCurve
7 8 (12.50%) CheckPoint
8 6 (9.38%) Juniper
8 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
9 5 (7.81%) ExactTarget
9 5 (7.81%) Atmel
9 5 (7.81%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (4.69%) Dell
11 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.56%) Sophos
11 1 (1.56%) Apple
11 1 (1.56%) Meru Networks
Maidstone, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 32000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago